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Restorative Justice Conference on Jan. 23 for Survivors and Those Impacted by Clergy Abuse

Posted by Jim Thorp

The Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis invites all survivors and anyone else affected by clergy sexual abuse to attend a special Conference for Restorative Justice and Reconciliation next Thursday, January 23, 9 AM-3 PM. The conference will feature a panel of survivors and others whose lives were changed ... Read More »

Don't Miss Winterfest Feb. 15-16

Posted by Jim Thorp

Warm up with Winterfest 2020, our annual community celebration and fundraiser, on Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 15-16, at St. Michael Catholic Church. The festivities begin after 5 PM Mass on Saturday with the Spaghetti Dinner and Bake Sale in the Gathering Space, followed by cribbage and 500 card tournaments ... Read More »

Wednesday Witness: On Busyness

Posted by Jim Thorp

By Jim Thorp

“Idle hands are the devil’s playground”—so goes the old saying, and I can verify its truth. So many of the sinful traps I fell into as a young man were concealed in downtime and baited with curiosity and pleasure.

It’s good for young men to ... Read More »

Wednesday Witness: His Plan, In His Time

Posted by Jim Thorp

by Jim Thorp

“So I hear you’re back at St. Michael?”

That’s been the refrain almost every day for the past few weeks, usually with the lilt of a question at the end—and no, I am not sick of it yet.

The short answer to the implied question is ... Read More »

Catholic Watchmen- Jan 16 at 6:30 pm- Guest speaker Fr. Nathan LaLiberte

Posted by Cindy Woitalla

The next Catholic Watchmen Meeting is on Thursday, January 16 at 6:30 pm at St. Michael Catholic Church.  This meeting will feature Father Nathan LaLiberte giving a talk on Confession.  Come discover how we can better embrace the Sacrament of Confession.  

Catholic Watchmen is a response to Bishop Cozzen's ... Read More »

Hearing the Call - Jan. 11th - A Family Night of Vocations

Posted by Deanna Larson

Saturday, January 11, 2020 at St. Michael Catholic Church

A Family Night for teens 8th grade and up through young adults and their parents.  Fr. Blume (Vocations Director) and Dominican Sisters of St. Cecelia will talk about Vocational Discernment for all Vocations: Priesthood, Religious Life, Single or Married Life.

... Read More »

Women & Men’s Welcome Retreat (CRHP)

Posted by Deanna Larson

Save the date!

The Women’s Welcome Retreat (CRHP) is February 22nd-23rd, 2020

The Men’s Welcome Retreat (CRHP) is March 28th-29th, 2020

Contact Deb Jan at  763-807-7286 if interested. 

All men &women 18 and over are invited!

Deacon Greg Steele

Posted by Deanna Larson

Thank you for your continued prayers for Deacon Greg Steele.  For more updates, please go to his Caring Bridge site at https://www.caringbridge.org/visit/gregsteele. 

Archdiocesan Synod - Archbishop Hebda wants to hear from YOU!

Posted by Deanna Larson

Archdiocesan Synod -  Upcoming Prayer and Listening Events What's working and what's not in the Archdiocese?  Please prayerfully consider attending an upcoming Prayer and Listening Event, as part of the Pre-Synod Process and make your voice heard. Looking for perspective from active and non practicing Catholics. Your input will help ... Read More »

You Invited Me In.........

Posted by Cindy Woitalla

"For I was hungry and you gave me something to eat, I was thirsty and you gave me something to drink, I was a stranger and you invited me in..."   Matthew 25:35 (NIV)

Here at Saint Michael, we want to help every individual know they are invited and welcomed ... Read More »